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Every Goal Counts for the Future: Volkswagen Makes Donation for UNESCO Foundation Training Project

posted by on 10 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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World Cup fever is alive and well in Wolfsburg, with Volkswagen pledging a 1,000 Euro donation to the UNESCO Foundation for every goal scored by a partner team during the tournament.  Volkswagen currently is a partner of six different national soccer teams, and so far their donation has totaled 43,000 Euro with one match left to play. […] More…

Volkswagen Environmental Program “Think Blue. Factory.” Wins German National Energy Globe Award

posted by on 10 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has been awarded the National Energy Globe for its “Think Blue. Factory” program, which recognizes their eco-friendly use of resources in the production process and is the 24th award earned by the program.  Head of Strategy, Processes and Structures for Production and Logistics at Volkswagen Passengers Cars Peter Bosch noted that while the award […] More…

Volkswagen Selects Bosch and ChargePoint as e-Golf Charging Solution Providers

posted by on 10 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen has announced that Bosch and ChargePoint will be the official charging solution providers for e-Golf owners when the vehicle goes on sale later this year.  All e-Golf owners will be provided with an on-site quotation, local permit application, coordination and inspection for a 240-volt charging station, as well as installation by a Bosch Certified […] More…

Kevin Costner on the Road in a Multivan

posted by on 8 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Academy Award winning actor Kevin Costner will be utilizing ten Multivan Highline vans to shuttle his band to and from a performance tonight during the Berlin Fashion Week.  His band “Kevin Costner and Modern West” will be performing during the presentation of the spring and summer collection from the fashion label Arqueonautas.  Volkswagen Multivans were also […] More…

Help Fund “The Bug Movie” On Kickstarter

posted by on 8 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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If you’ve ever struggled to get a project off the ground, crowd-funding websites are a dream come true.  Websites like Kickstarter have worked to get artists the financial backing they need to undertake or at the very least put the finishing touches on projects that would have otherwise not been possible.  Director Damon Ristau is one […] More…

Volkswagen e-Golf Wins Silvretta Electric Car Rally

posted by on 8 July 2014 in Volkswagen News

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For the third time, the Volkswagen e-Golf has been crowned the overall winner of the Silvretta E-Auto Rally. In the demanding efficiency rating, which is considered the pinnacle for electric cars, Volkswagen secured first place for the second year in a row with the e-up!. In challenging mountain terrain the e-Golf as well as the e-up! proved […] More…